Register for the ERN meeting and read other updates below.

The Road Map Project is a region-wide effort aimed at improving education to drive dramatic improvement in student achievement from cradle to college and career in South King County and South Seattle. 

The Road Map Project is supported by the Community Center for Education Results (CCER), a nonprofit organization.
Registration now open for the next ERN meeting!

You are invited to the next Education Results Network meeting -- the final one of 2015!
ERN meetings are free and open to anyone interested in improving education results in the Road Map Project region of South Seattle and South King County. Details about the agenda will be shared in upcoming newsletters. More info:

Education Results Network (ERN) meeting
3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 17
Renton Pavilion Event Center
233 Burnett Ave. S.
Renton, WA 98057
CLICK HERE to register 

We hope to see you there. Please scroll down for more updates from around the Road Map Project. 

Thanks for all you do,

-CCER team
Screening of 'Paper Tigers' happening in December

You're also invited to a screening of "Paper Tigers," a documentary about a Walla Walla alternative high school that reduced suspensions and expulsions by using a trauma-informed approach to school discipline. This event is being hosted by The Seattle Times Education Lab, Seattle Jobs Initiative and the Road Map Project. Light refreshments and snacks will be provided and limited child care is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Tickets are $5 each or $3 for groups of 6-10 people. Don't miss it!

Screening of "Paper Tigers" documentary
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 12

Foster High School
4242 South 144th St. 
Tukwila, WA 98168

To watch the trailer or buy tickets, please click here
Regional delegation attends equity summit 

A delegation of 61 people from the Road Map Project region attended the PolicyLink Equity Summit in Los Angeles last week. The delegation included  community advocates, school board members, community organization staffers and K-12 and postsecondary leaders.  The theme of the conference was "All in for inclusion, justice and prosperity" and featured cross-sector workshops and speakers.  There were also special networking events for the Road Map Project delegation members and on-going discussions on how to apply lessons to local communities. You can expect to hear more about the delegation's experience at the upcoming Education Results Network meeting on Dec. 17.
Learn about Hour of Code -- get dinner, clock hours and gift cards!

Join the South King County STEM Network on Tuesday, Nov. 17, at South Seattle College to learn how you can host an Hour of Code event.  Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science that anyone can organize; it's designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. All materials and tutorials are available online at in over 40 languages. Tens of millions of students across the world participate in Hour of Code during Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 7-13). 

Putting the "T" in STEM: Computer Science in the Classroom with Hour of Code
4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 17 

South Seattle College
RSVP here

The event is free and dinner will be provided. Teachers can earn three clock hours and every participant will receive a $25 Best Buy and $25 Amazon gift card. Anyone who works with students and can host an Hour of Code event is welcome to register (teachers, counselors and community-based organizations).  Please contact Sylvester Cann at or Cheryl Lydon at with questions.